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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Trip to the main palace was eneventful thanks to the heat, crowds and many of the halls being shut for restoration Took the hop on hop off tram like buggy in the garden and covered the Grand Trianon It was much peaceful to navigate here...More

1  Thank swetamani
Reviewed 2 days ago

Why would one need a retreat when one has the Palace of Versailles? This building alone should be grand enough for a king already!

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Trianon, built at the terminus of the north branch of the Grand Canal, it is but a single story with a garden on one side and a courtyard on the other. Lining the flat roof is balustrade. The Peristyle of red and white...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the crazy pace of the main chateau, it was a pleasure to meander through these beautiful rooms, admire the artwork, and relax in the extensive gardens. There's a more laid-back, content pace at the Grand Trianon. It's not as large as the main chateau,...More

1  Thank Kgirl00
Reviewed 4 August 2018

After finishing the tour of the main palace, we went to this Palace with high expectations but unfortunately, this place was poorly run by staff and most of the furniture, art and architecture was a few classes lower. However, it is still a good visit...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The walk up to the Grand & Petite Trianon estate is well worth it and a must to appreciate just how extensive the Palace and grounds extended. A relief from the hustle & bustle of the Palace, it is a more modest building, still grand...More

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Very roman and greek influenced architecture. Not far from the Petit Trianon (aka the little cottage). Be sure to walk the gardens out back and along the waterway.

Thank Knitpik
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We visited in May and were blessed with the weather. It's quite a walk from the Palace though so bear in mind and doesn't open until midday.

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This is about a 30 minute walk from the main palace of Versailles and is not really visited much. There are maps showing the location in the Palace grounds but because the majority of visitors are on a time restriction it is quiet here. If...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 9 April 2018

One of several smaller palaces within the Versailles complex, Louis XIV came here to get away from the formality of court life in the main palace. After the French Revolution, Napoleon renovated these apartments for his private residence. Expect a very long day to see...More

Thank John F
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